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a city in E Gujarat, in W India, N of Bombay: a former state capital.
Contemporary Examples

One such mob went to the lower-middle-class Muslim ghetto of Naroda-Patiya in Ahmedabad.
Mumbai Massacre Perpetrator’s Sentence Affirmed Dilip D’Souza September 2, 2012

Historical Examples

In spite of my caution I consider the little institution I am conducting in Ahmedabad as the finest thing in the world.
Third class in Indian railways Mahatma Gandhi

As a first step I accompanied my brother to Ahmedabad where he was posted as judge.
My Reminiscences Rabindranath Tagore

In 1897 a metre-gauge railway was opened from Ahmedabad through Parantij to Ahmednagar.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 4 Various

The repression was stern; 28 of the rioters were killed and 123 wounded in Ahmedabad alone.
India, Old and New Sir Valentine Chirol

In Ahmedabad, another cotton manufacturing centre, about the same scale is in force.
Where Half The World Is Waking Up Clarence Poe

Ahmedabad, an important military station, is also an important centre of cotton manufacture and wheat-trade.
Commercial Geography Jacques W. Redway

Your messenger must enquire for Bhaskur, a trader from Ahmedabad, who is lodging there.
At the Point of the Bayonet G. A. Henty

So saying, Roger significantly tapped the handle of the tremendous weapon fashioned for him by an armorer at Ahmedabad.
The Great Mogul Louis Tracy

Cambaya is thirty-eight coss from Ahmedabad, by a road through sands and woods, much infested by thieves.
A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII. Robert Kerr

a city in W India, in Gujarat: famous for its mosque. Pop: 3 515 361 (2001)


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